Covenant Author Tops Global Peers in the Field of Oil; Seeds; Fatty Acids

Covenant Author Tops Global Peers in the Field of Oil; Seeds; Fatty Acids

 

An author from Covenant University has emerged No. 1 in the top 5 list of the world’s best authors by scholarly output, in the field of Oil; Seeds; Fatty Acids.

According to the latest computations made by Elsevier SciVal, the quick and easy access to the research performance of 8500 research institutions and 220 countries worldwide, the No. 1 author in the field Oil; Seeds; Fatty Acids, Professor Abiodun Adebayo of the Department of Biological Sciences, Covenant University, led with 3 scholarly outputs, 18 views count, and field-weighted citation impact of 0.18.

Professor Adebayo’s research interests include Biochemical, Phytochemical, and Toxicity Studies of Some Medicinal Plants commonly found in our locality; and Clinical Biochemistry of Viral and Cancer-Related Diseases.

The computations, spanning the period between 2014 and 2017, saw Covenant University come a close second in the list of the top 5 universities worldwide on this topic, with an overall research performance of 44 scholarly outputs, 831 views count, and field-weighted citation impact of 39.

No. 1 on the list was the University of Yaounde, Cameroun, while the University of Liege, University of Ngaoundere, and Obafemi Awolowo University occupied the 3rd to 5th positions.

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